Win a bottle of your favorite BBQ sauce to be presented at our BBQ event May 27, 2017. Choose from Chef Noah’s BBQ Sauce creations: Carolina Style (with a southern-style vinegar kick), Texas Style (spicy and sweet for the die-hard BBQ aficionados) and Hawaiian Style (with Lilikoi for those with a passion for all things BBQ).
The Puako General Store Photo Challenge Sweepstake – Favorite BBQ Sauce Photo (the “Sweepstake”)
No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Claim a Prize.
Promotion Period: The Sweepstake begins at 11:00 AM Hawaii Standard Time (“HST”) May 27, 2017, and ends at 4:00 PM HST May 27, 2017 (“Promotional Period”). All Entries must be submitted by 4:00 PM HST on May 27, 2017 as determined by Sponsor’s computer or mobile device. One winner will be selected and announced on @puakogeneralstore by May 29,2017.
Eligibility: Sweepstake is open to all legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (“D.C.”), eighteen (18) years of age or older and who have “Followed” the @puakogeneralstore and @waimeabutchershop Instagram Pages by clicking the “Follow” button. All participants must be present at the BBQ event May 27, 2017 and enter original photos taken at the event. Instagram followers who “Follow” @puakogeneralstore and @waimeabutchershop will potentially receive our status updates on their news feed. Employees of @puakogeneralstore and @waimeabutchershop and affiliated companies (collectively “Releasees”), and each of their immediate family members (spouse, parents, children, siblings, and their respective spouses regardless where they live) and individuals living in the same households of the above, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Each entrant by participating in the Sweepstake agrees to be bound by the Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstake is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
To Enter: To enter, post an original photo from the BBQ event on May 27, 2017, to your personal Instagram account, tagging @puakogeneralstore and @waimeabutchershop, and use the hashtag #SaucySaturday. Participants must be present at the BBQ event and post an original photo of their favorite sauce or eating their favorite sauce. Photos posted after 4:00 pm HST will not be eligible for the prize drawing. One photo entry per person.
Prize/Drawing: One (1) bottle of the winner’s favorite sauce, created by Chef Noah. Prize valued at $14.00.
No cash equivalents, transfers or substitution of prizes permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Random drawing will be conducted on or about May 29, 2017. The odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.
Notification: Winner will be notified by messaging on Instagram before being announced on Instagram and the Facebook page. Failure to timely reply to winning notification or noncompliance with these Official Rules will result in such potential Winner being disqualified. Sponsor shall have no further obligation to that potential Winner, and an alternate Winner will be selected. If the prize is won by a person who is 18 years of age or older, but not of the legal age of majority in their state of residence (“minor”), then the required documents listed herein must be confirmed and signed by winner’s parent or legal guardian, and the prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be required to fulfill all requirements imposed on the winner set forth herein. By entering the Sweepstake, entrants, or, if minors, their parent or legal guardian, agree to the use by Sponsor and its designees of their names, statements and photographs/likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes for this and similar promotions, worldwide, and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised (including and without limitation, the Internet) without additional compensation except where prohibited by law. Upon request, winner agrees to consent to such in writing. In no event will more prizes be awarded than those listed in these Official Rules. Decisions of the judge(s) will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstake. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion are to be directed to @puakogeneralstore Instagram messaging, not @waimeabutchershop.
Conditions of Entry: Use of any automated entry software is prohibited. Electronically reproduced, mechanically reproduced, illegible, incomplete or inaccurate entries are void. By participating, participants agree to comply with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an Entrant, the entry will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder of the Instagram username associated with the Instagram account for the potentially winning entry, but only if that person meets all other eligibility criteria. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder for the email address associated with the Instagram account for the potentially winning entry. Sponsor and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, @puakogeneralstore and @waimeabutchershop, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees, and agents, (collectively “Releasees”) are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human or printing error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service, website or mobile device, inability to submit the online enrollment form, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this promotion, or for late, lost, stolen, illegible or misdirected entries. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. No facsimiles of entries will be accepted. If, in the Administrator’s opinion there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Sweepstake, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of this Sweepstake, the Administrator reserves the right to void any entries at issue and/or to suspend, modify or cancel or terminate this Sweepstake, in whole or in part, at any time without notice and award the prizes in a random drawing from among all non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination date. Caution: Any attempt by a participant or any other individual to deliberately damage any online service or web site or undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstake may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and/or other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision.
Limitation of Liability: By participating in the Sweepstake, entrants, or, if minors, their parents or legal guardians, agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Releasees and each of their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders and employees from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions and any liability of any kind resulting from or arising from participation in the Sweepstake or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize (including any travel or travel-related activity thereto) that may be awarded. This Sweepstake and these Official Rules shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the state of Hawaii, without regard to its principles of conflicts of law. Jurisdiction and venue shall be solely within the state of Hawaii. Releasees are not responsible for technical, computer, mechanical, printing, typographical, human or other errors relating to or in connection with the Sweepstake, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstake, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstake related materials; or for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate, undelivered, delayed or illegible entries or; for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including computer, mobile device, telephone, paper transfer, or process any transaction thereon. If in the Sponsor’s opinion, for any reason this Sweepstake is not capable of running as planned, or there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstake, or if computer viruses, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstake, the Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual (and void his/her entry) who tampers with the entry process and/or who is acting in violation of these Official Rules, to modify or suspend the Sweepstake, or to terminate the Sweepstake and at Sponsor’s discretion conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all eligible non suspect transactions and entries received as of the termination date. As a condition of entering the Sweepstake, entrants, or if a minor, their parents or legal guardians agree that: a.) under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrants hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; b.) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstake, or the prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and c.) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, and in no event shall entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs. Sponsor reserves the right to modify prize award procedures at their discretion.
Privacy: Information collected from participants is used only for the purpose of the prize drawing and to notify Winners, and will not be re-used, sold or shared in any manner by Sponsor or any third parties unless entrant has opted-in to receive additional information and promotional material from Sponsor or a third party. Once the Sweepstake, including any known or unknown extensions of the Sweepstake, has ended, all information supplied by entrants will be removed from the database.
Who Won: To request the name of the winner, send an Instagram message to @puakogeneralstore. Requests must be received no later than May 30, 2017. The winner’s name will be sent when the drawing has been conducted and the winner verified.
Sponsor: The Puako General Store, 69-1649 Puako Beach Dr. Kamuela, HI 96743.
Instagram is a registered trademark of Instagram, LLC. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. You understand that you are providing your information to The Puako General Store (@puakogeneralstore) and not to Instagram. The information you provide will only be used for verification of your eligibility to participate in the promotion. Please direct any questions or comments regarding this promotion to @puakogeneralstore.
CONSUMER DISCLOSURE: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
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